Propagating the significance of Art in our lives, NewsX brings to the viewers ‘Art Talk’, a dedicated show on Art. Anchored by Senior Executive Producer Jujhar Singh, this is perhaps India’s one and only show on art in English News Genre that profiles artists from various fields who have dominated and patronized their respective forms of art.
The show has featured many well known artists Pandit Jasraj, Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Pt. Hari Prasad Chaurasia, Dayanita Singh, S.H. Raza, Raghu Rai, Sivamani, revealing various anecdotes about their personal lives and their remarkable works.
With a perfect blend of quality and exceptional content the show gained popularity in a short span of time. As per TAM ratings of English News Genre, the show is now among the top 10 most watched shows (Source: TAM, TG: CS AB M 25+ Yrs, Market: 6 Metros, Period: Wk 12’15 (15th Mar’15-21st Mar’15) > 5 Mins programming time).
This weekend on the show, catch one of India’s leading Tabla players, Akram Khan as he talks of and demonstrates the different styles of playing the Tabla, the world’s most versatile percussion instrument. He shows how the instrument can create dozens of sounds, imitate people and animals and has a language of its own!
Watch ‘Art Talk’ on Saturday @ 10 pm & 11.30 pm and on Sunday @ 1.30 pm & 10.30 pm, only on NewsX.